Definition for DESH-A-BILLE', or DESH-A-BIL'

DESH-A-BILLE', or DESH-A-BIL', n. [deshabil'; Fr. from de and habiller, to clothe. I have restored the true orthography.]

An undress; a loose morning dress: hence, any home dress: as, the lady is in deshabille. [It would be well to anglicize the orthography.]

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